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Jun 22, 2008
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a discussion after a screening of the film "Traces of the Trade"
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Jun 10, 2008 GFEM
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Saturday, June 7, 6:00 â 7:45 pm â Minneapolis Hilton
Topics: media, reform, e-waste
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May 16, 2008 GFEM
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Join filmmaker Katrina Browne (Traces of the Trade: A Story of the Deep North), author Thomas DeWolf (Inheriting the Trade), Paula Dressel of Just Partners and UCLA Political Science Professor, Franklin Gilliam for a discussion on race, class and privilege in America and discover how we might talk about these subjects in an honest and open way.
Topics: race, class, privilege
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May 16, 2008 GFEM
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Media shapes opinion. But how do you prove it? Are there metrics that can correlate media funding and change? Media and media-related organizations have the power to raise awareness, advance public policy, and change peoples lives. Listen to Jenni Wolfson of the human rights media organization, WITNESS and Diana Barrett of the Fledgling Fund (funder or Ghosts of Abu Ghraib, The Greatest Silence: Rape in the Congo, King Corn and more) to learn how you can move the public and policymakers to...
Topics: media, philanthropy, impact
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Jan 15, 2008
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Mark Cooper Conference Call
Topic: GFEM
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Jan 15, 2008
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Mark Cooper conference call
Topic: GFEM
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Oct 16, 2007
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Building on the Past - Harnessing the Future The year 2007 marks the 40th Anniversary of the Council on Foundations Film & Video Festival. This day-long event offered an opportunity to underscore how deeply rooted foundation-funded media are in the history of social change and showcased new thinking on how to effectively navigate and influence our current media-saturated environment. The conference covered media content, policy, and infrastructure. Listening to this day-long seminar youâll...
Topic: GFEM
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Jun 12, 2007
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Three segments featuring 1) author Jeff Chester and Media Policy Working Groupâs Lynn Stern; 2) Kaiser Family Foundationâs Kimberly Dasher; and 3) Simon Kilmurry of P.O.V., Debra Zimmerman of Women Make Movies, and Act Now Productionâs David Steuer. Listen to GFEMâs April 29 briefing on the state of the media field and learn about opportunities for funders to effect sustainable social change through media grantmaking. The issues of marketing and childhood obesity, MTV and HIV/AIDS, once and...
Topics: gfem, council on foundation
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Hear the April 28 discussion featuring the Barbara Ehrenreich, best-selling author of Nickel and Dimed and Bait and Switch; Roger Weisberg, Emmy award winning filmmaker of Waging a Living; Wyatt Closs, of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) and Simon Kilmurry, Executive Producer of the PBS series P.O.V. Co-sponsored by Grantmakers for Children, Youth and Families, Funders Committee for Civic Participation, Grantmakers Concerned about Immigrants and Refugees and the Neighborhood...
Topics: gfem, council on foundation
Audio of GFEM's funder delegation dinner at the Memphis Marriott Downtown on January 13, 2007 features guest speakers Rep. Edward J. Markey (D-MA), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Telecommunications and the Internet; and Denice Zeck and Sui Lang Panoke of American Forum (AF). In his opening remarks, Rep. Markey recounts last summer’s national outpouring of support for Net Neutrality, which culminated in 700,000 signed petitions and rallies in 25 cities nationwide that brought this...
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Jan 30, 2007
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